‘IT'S GOING TO BE A MESS': WHAT SMALL BUSINESSES APPLYING TO THE SBA'S PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM NEED TO KNOW

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Even with the Paycheck Protection Program, small-business owners say it's not enough to ensure they can survive

EVEN WITH THE PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM, SMALL-BUSINESS OWNERS SAY IT'S NOT ENOUGH TO ENSURE THEY CAN SURVIVE

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MILLIONS OF AMERICANS WON'T BE ABLE TO PAY ALL THEIR BILLS THIS MONTH. WHAT FINANCIAL EXPERTS ADVISE

If you're like most Americans, the coming months are going to mean making some hard financial choices. Pay the rent, or pay off high-interest...

CORONAVIRUS IS SHAKING UP HOW THE WORLD MOVES

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MILLIONS UNEMPLOYED BY THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC COULD BE RETRAINED TO FIGHT IT

As COVID-19 cases escalate across the U.S., so do the desperate calls for personal protective equipment for health workers, and the...

The worst part about the U.S. losing 10 million jobs in two weeks? The real number may be much higher

THE WORST PART ABOUT THE U.S. LOSING 10 MILLION JOBS IN TWO WEEKS? THE REAL NUMBER MAY BE MUCH HIGHER

Take the worst weekly unemployment numbers the U.S. has ever seen. And then double it. More than 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment...

 
 
 

HULU COULD BE AN ESSENTIAL STREAMING SERVICE-IF DISNEY FIGURES OUT WHAT TO DO WITH IT

As new streaming competition arrives this summer in the form of NBC's Peacock and WarnerMedia's HBO Max , is it possible that now of...

ZOOM MEETINGS KEEP GETTING HACKED. HERE'S HOW TO PREVENT ‘ZOOM BOMBING' ON YOUR VIDEO CHATS

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SXSW PARTNERS WITH AMAZON TO PUT ITS FILM FESTIVAL ONLINE

The popcorn will be bring your own and the barbecue won't be as good, but the Austin, Texas, SXSW Film Festival is moving online after...

ECONOMICS OF A PANDEMIC: IN TIMES OF DISTRESS, GIRLS AND WOMEN ARE THE BIGGEST LOSERS

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The Coronavirus Economy: When you're a farmer who supplies now-closed restaurants

THE CORONAVIRUS ECONOMY: WHEN YOU'RE A FARMER WHO SUPPLIES NOW-CLOSED RESTAURANTS

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STARBUCKS RIVAL LUCKIN COFFEE PLUNGES 81% AS IT REVEALS PROBE INTO COOKED-UP SALES

Luckin Coffee Inc. plunged as much as 81% on Thursday after the company said its board is investigating reports that senior executives...

 
 
 

JOE BIDEN PREDICTS DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION DELAY UNTIL AUGUST

Prospective Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said he thinks his party's nominating convention will have to be pushed back...

STARTUPS COULD SUFFER EVEN MORE THAN THEY DID IN 2008 OR 2000

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A RECORD 6.6 MILLION PEOPLE APPLY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS

More than 6.6 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week-doubling a record high set just one week earlier-a sign...

WHY WE NEED A GOVERNMENT SUPPLY CHAIN OFFICE NOW, MORE THAN EVER

Panic buying of some consumer goods amid the coronavirus crisis is leading Americans to ask whether the products they need will be...

 
 
 

THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC FORCES U.N. TO POSTPONE THE COP26 CLIMATE CONFERENCE

Morning all, Yesterday, climate advocates suffered a major blow as the U.K. announced the COP26 conference on climate change, due to...

GARMIN'S CEO ON FENDING OFF APPLE AND GOOGLE

Garmin CEO Cliff Pemble is a relatively unassuming leader. The former software engineer enters into a room with a quiet presence and...

 
 
 
Restaurants and bars hope relaxed alcohol takeout regulations will help business during coronavirus shutdown

RESTAURANTS AND BARS HOPE RELAXED ALCOHOL TAKEOUT REGULATIONS WILL HELP BUSINESS DURING CORONAVIRUS SHUTDOWN

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BOEING EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE VOLUNTARY BUYOUTS IN MESSAGE TO ALL 161,000 EMPLOYEES

Boeing Co. is expected to announce voluntary buyouts in a message to its 161,000 employees on Thursday, according to a person familiar...

 
 
 



President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face...

President Trump: Government now recommends wearing non-medical face coverings to help slow coronavirus spread

Medical-grade masks, particularly short-in-supply N95 masks, would be reserved for those dealing directly with the sick. Read more ...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To...

White House To Give Coronavirus Test To People 'In Close Proximity' To Trump, Pence

President Trump told reporters on Thursday that he had taken a second coronavirus test, which was negative. (Image credit: Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

Brooke Baldwin is second CNN anchor to contract coronavirus this week

CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin announced Friday she has tested positive for coronavirus after being hit with a sudden onset of symptoms Thursday afternoon. “I am OKAY. It came on... Read more ...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the...

Two members of the Kennedy family have gone missing after boating in the Chesapeake Bay

Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter, Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean and her son Gideon, disappeared on Thursday. Read more ...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social...

Target to limit number of people in stores as it announces further social distancing guidelines

Target will begin implementing new guidelines as it tries to keep both customers and its employees safe in the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

‘Lean On Me,' ‘Ain't No Sunshine' singer Bill Withers dies at 81

Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including “ Lean On Me, ” “Lovely Day” and “Ain't No Sunshine,” has died. Read more ...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if...

The CDC is recommending that people wear face coverings or cloth masks if they go out in public

The CDCis recommending - but not requiring - that people cover their faces if they have to go out in public as the coronavirus spreads across the US. There isn't much good... Read more ...

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart will start counting shoppers at the door and limiting how many can enter

Walmart stores will allow no more than five customers for each 1,000 square feet of space. Walmart employees stationed at store entrances will count customers and admit them... Read more ...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face...

Nursing home that was an early epicenter of coronavirus cases could face federal fine of $600,000

At least 35 coronavirus deaths are associated with the Washington state facility, according to officials. The virus infected two-thirds of residents and dozens of staff members. Read more ...

Corona beer stops production

Corona beer stops production

Production of Corona beer is being temporarily suspended in Mexico because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more ...